Body Armour Permit - Tasmania


You will need this permit if you intend to manufacture, distribute, supply, sell or possess body armour. Body armour includes protective jackets, protective vests, protective suits, anti-ballistic articles and other similar articles.

Service type


A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible for this permit you must:

  • be at least 18 years old
  • be a natural person
  • be a fit and proper person
  • be able to safely store the body armour
  • have a legitimate reason for manufacturing, distributing, supplying, selling or possessing body armour.


As specified


Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Business Structure Description
Apply Application All

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Task Business Structure Resources
Apply All Application for a Body Armour Permit - Please contact the agency for relevant forms.

Act(s) name

Police Offences Act 1935 Tasmania

Administering agency

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Tasmania Police

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Please use these contact details for help or more information:

Firearms Services

Tasmania Police

Department of Police, Fire and Emergency Management

Operating address: 37 - 43 Liverpool Street
Hobart, Tasmania 7000
Mailing address: GPO BOX 308
Hobart, Tasmania 7001
Phone: 03 6173 2720
Website: Tasmania Police (Opens in new window)